[FFmpeg-devel] [VOTE] please vote for our NGO name

Ronald S. Bultje rsbultje
Mon Dec 14 19:36:05 CET 2009

Hi Michael,

On Mon, Dec 14, 2009 at 12:21 PM, Michael Niedermayer <michaelni at gmx.at> wrote:
> On Mon, Dec 14, 2009 at 11:23:15AM -0500, Ronald S. Bultje wrote:
> [...]
>> I will add up all votes by assigning points - your highest vote will
>> receive 6 points, 5 points for the next, 4 points for number 3, and so
>> on. If your vote specifies less than 6 preferences, your other points
>> are considered forfeited. Whichever choice received most points by
>> adding up votes from all voters is the winner. The winning choice will
>> be the name of our non-profit organization.
> Could we please use a proper voting system, that is one that meets the
> condorcet criterion.
> look
> if 5 people vote:
> 1. ffmpeg foundation
> 2. ffmedia
> 3 ?ffm.org
> 4 ?omf
> 5 ?ffmf
> and 1 person votes
> 1 ffmedia
> ffmedia would win
> this is broken

Let's vote anyway. I'll look into confirming results with another
method. We have no evidence that this will be an issue (I sense it
will not be).

If you want a complicated voting procedure, then please help a little,
I don't have unlimited time for this and we all want this done


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